Turner Valley, AB (September 15th, 2017) – The Canadian Junior Golf Association is set to kick off the 2017 Fall Series in Alberta this weekend. Juniors will travel to Turner Valley Golf Club to try to end their golf seasons on a high with victories at the beautiful golf club. This tournament is a qualifier for the Aaron Baddeley International Junior Golf Championship that is being played at the stunning La Costa Resort & Golf Club in San Diego from December 3rd-7th.
The Aaron Baddeley International Junior Golf Championship is truly a remarkable tournament in junior golf worldwide. Players in the field will gain junior golf experience unlike any other tournament they may have played in the past. The winning girl of the event will receive a start in the Women’s Australian Open and the New Zealand Ladies Masters. The winning boy will receive an exemption to play in the Australian Open.
Turner Valley Golf Club is characterized by narrow and challenging tee shots into fairways that are lined with trees which is demand juniors to be accurate off the tee this weekend. The greens are Turner Valley are small and well protected by hazards and strategically placed bunkers which will also demand precision shot making on players second shots. The course is located in the shadows of the Rocky Mountains which gives some of the tee shots breathtaking views of the surrounding nature.
This tournament will be officially ranked by Alberta Golf and Junior Golf Scoreboard.
Schedule of Events
September 16th – Registration – 1:00pm
September 16th – First Round – 2:00pm
September 17th – Second Round – 2:00pm
For more information, including tee times and results, please visit the official tournament page.
About the Canadian Junior Golf Association
The Canadian Junior Golf Association (CJGA) is a “registered Canadian amateur athletic association” (RCAAA) not-for-profit registered federally with Revenue Canada. Currently in its 25th year, the CJGA is dedicated to providing Canada’s junior golfers with the necessary skills and knowledge required to lay a foundation for a future in competitive golf.
Through its six-stage competitive development program that focuses on tournaments, clinics, international competitions, and mentoring programs with PGA Tour professionals, the CJGA introduces the game to juniors as young as five and offers competitive multi-day events for the more advanced golfer. The CJGA acts as a feeder system to provincial and national competitions, collegiate and university golf, as well as professional and recreational golf. For more information, please visit www.cjga.com.
The Canadian Junior Golf Association is generously supported by its National Partner, Freedom 55 Financial, which provides financial security advice and planning for Canadians.
For Additional Information:
Trevor Vander Glas
Communications and Media Assistant